About Anant National University

Anant National University, India’s first DesignX university, is dedicated to training students to devise solutions for global problems through creative thinking.

Our DesignX way is unique in helping young designers develop a better understanding of the context we live in through community immersion, innovation and collaboration. The core of our pedagogy is sustainable design multiplied by a host of knowledge disciplines and technology to make problem solving impactful. Our multidisciplinary undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in design, architecture, climate action and visual arts harness the knowledge from various disciplines and traditional practices to integrate it with cutting edge technology to address diverse challenges.

About (Department)

The Career Services Office (CSO) supports students in finding suitable opportunities as they graduate from Anant. The CSO facilitates interaction between academia and industry to provide greater exposure to students and create opportunities for real-world learning through classroom projects, industry projects, internships and training. The CSO strives to help prospective employers and students find a mutual fit.

Job Type

Full Time

Reporting to

Head Career Service Office

Required Education qualifications:

  • Post-graduate in any stream. Previous experience in career services, recruitment, counselling, or a related role. A design and management background, though not mandatory, is desirable

Years of Experience:

4-5 years

Key Responsibility Areas (KRAs)

  • Develop and execute an annual strategy to achieve the overall objective of the Career Service Office.
  • Manage all aspects of the placements and internship recruitment on campus,including communications and outreach, handling grievances, managing external
    relationships, and planning and implementing orientations and workshops.
  • Develop and deliver dynamic training programs tailored to boost students’; employability skills, staying attuned to evolving industry trends and job market demands.
  • Make strategic efforts in student mobilization, actively engaging and encouraging students to participate in placement drives and T&P programs.
  • Cultivate and nurture relationships with external stakeholders, including companies and alumni, to expand placement opportunities and strengthen industry ties.
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the CSO, implementing technology-driven solutions to streamline processes and ensure efficient functioning.

Key Skills:

  • Ability to manage multiple partner relationships.
  • Develop and implement all outreach and marketing activities, campaigns, and strategies.
  • Strong organisational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to manage various tasks simultaneously.
  • Experience of working in a design university is preferable, though not mandatory
  • Proven experience in training delivery or related fields, with a keen ability to connect with students and motivate them towards career success.